Forest and Conservation Technician Salary in the Industry of Testing Laboratories

The salary statistics and trend of forest and conservation technicians in the industry of testing laboratories are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare forest and conservation technician salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,540
25th Percentile Wage
$26,230
50th Percentile Wage
$28,830
75th Percentile Wage
$31,510
90th Percentile Wage
$52,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for forest and conservation technicians in the industry of testing laboratories. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) forest and conservation technicians is $52,850. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $28,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent forest and conservation technicians is $18,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of forest and conservation technicians in the industry of Testing Laboratories from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$28,830
2.25% -32.08%
2015
$28,180
-9.62% -
2014
$30,890
-3.50% -
2013
$31,970
-19.11% -
2012
$38,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Forest and Conservation Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of forest and conservation technicians in seven industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of forest and conservation technicians in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$41,130
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$40,990
Scientific Research and Development Services
$40,620
Engineering Services
$40,530
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$34,160
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$31,930
Testing Laboratories
$28,830

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